A criminal investigation has been opened into the Ruby Princess ship and whether its operator downplayed potential coronavirus cases before thousands of passengers disembarked in Sydney last month.

Ten passengers have died from COVID-19 since the vessel docked at Circular Quay on March 19, when nearly 2,700 passengers were allowed to disembark despite others on board experiencing flu-like symptoms.

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